The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 139 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 956 1504 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.33% 3.46% 3.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.00% 12.60% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 826 1306 1499
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Windows Server 2008
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10623 11941 13486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.90% 27.50% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9263 10315 11568
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -44 139 £42,500 +6.25% 24
Kingston Upon Thames +7 16 £48,750 +26.62% 2
Canary Wharf +15 15 £55,000 -15.38%
Romford +8 12 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Croydon -19 12 £24,500 -2.00% 2
Docklands, London +17 10 - -
Bromley -1 7 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Wimbledon -20 7 £37,500 -14.77%
Harrow +7 4 £53,750 - 2
Stanmore - 4 £32,500 -
Enfield +2 3 £27,000 +38.46%
Chiswick 0 3 £32,000 -9.21%
Uxbridge -6 3 £26,000 -34.17%
New Malden - 3 £37,500 -
Greenford - 2 £53,500 -
Northwood - 2 £26,000 -
Greenwich - 2 £31,500 -
Southwark - 2 £35,000 -
Wembley 0 1 £30,500 -33.69%
Dagenham -1 1 £25,500 -15.00%
Hayes -8 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Sidcup -10 1 £47,500 +4.97%
Surbiton - 1 £27,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £30,000 -
Brentford - 1 £45,000 -
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 2064 (100.00%) Windows
2 1403 (67.97%) Windows Server
3 1354 (65.60%) Active Directory
4 1300 (62.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 1146 (55.52%) Microsoft
6 1012 (49.03%) VMware
7 766 (37.11%) MS Exchange
8 702 (34.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 643 (31.15%) Windows 7
10 613 (29.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 526 (25.48%) Finance
12 517 (25.05%) MS Excel
13 516 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 509 (24.66%) SQL Server
15 503 (24.37%) DNS
16 494 (23.93%) Cisco
17 487 (23.59%) Citrix
18 462 (22.38%) SQL
19 426 (20.64%) MS Office
20 423 (20.49%) Linux
21 414 (20.06%) ITIL
22 392 (18.99%) Hyper-V
23 388 (18.80%) SAN
24 386 (18.70%) Firewall
25 375 (18.17%) PowerShell
26 372 (18.02%) Microsoft Certification
27 356 (17.25%) Office 365
28 341 (16.52%) DHCP
29 316 (15.31%) IIS
30 307 (14.87%) TCP/IP

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 766 (37.11%) MS Exchange
2 516 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 316 (15.31%) IIS
4 281 (13.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 264 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 232 (11.24%) SharePoint
7 134 (6.49%) Skype for Business
8 105 (5.09%) Apache
9 83 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
10 69 (3.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 56 (2.71%) Tomcat
12 41 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
13 40 (1.94%) Confluence
14 31 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
15 25 (1.21%) CMS
16 19 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
17 15 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
18 14 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
19 13 (0.63%) Oracle Spatial
20 9 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 517 (25.05%) MS Excel
2 426 (20.64%) MS Office
3 23 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.58%) AutoCAD
6 11 (0.53%) MS Project
7 8 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.29%) Revit
9 5 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.097%) SketchUp
11 1 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.24%) Northgate Housing
4 5 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.15%) Adaptiv
6 3 (0.15%) Documaker
7 2 (0.097%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (0.097%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.048%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.048%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.048%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.048%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 356 (17.25%) Office 365
2 118 (5.72%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (1.70%) Mimecast
5 33 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 29 (1.41%) SaaS
7 22 (1.07%) IaaS
8 21 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.63%) Google Apps
10 8 (0.39%) PaaS
11 7 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 6 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.24%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.19%) Dropbox
14 4 (0.19%) GitHub
14 4 (0.19%) Yammer
15 3 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 503 (24.37%) DNS
2 388 (18.80%) SAN
3 386 (18.70%) Firewall
4 341 (16.52%) DHCP
5 307 (14.87%) TCP/IP
6 276 (13.37%) LAN
7 274 (13.28%) WAN
8 206 (9.98%) VPN
9 142 (6.88%) NAS
9 142 (6.88%) VoIP
10 116 (5.62%) VLAN
11 108 (5.23%) Wireless
12 87 (4.22%) Internet
13 79 (3.83%) iSCSI
14 75 (3.63%) NetScaler
15 64 (3.10%) Remote Desktop
16 57 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
17 53 (2.57%) Fibre Channel
18 45 (2.18%) FTP
19 41 (1.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 509 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 270 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 154 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 98 (4.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 59 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 48 (2.33%) MySQL
7 44 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 37 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (1.41%) GIS
11 26 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 25 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (1.16%) Relational Database
14 20 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
16 13 (0.63%) MongoDB
17 10 (0.48%) Oracle9i Database
18 9 (0.44%) DB2
19 7 (0.34%) IDOL
19 7 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 49 (2.37%) JIRA
2 29 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 28 (1.36%) TeamCity
4 27 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (0.68%) Git (software)
5 14 (0.68%) Visual Studio
6 13 (0.63%) MSI
7 11 (0.53%) Metasploit
8 9 (0.44%) Subversion
9 7 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (0.24%) AdminStudio
11 5 (0.24%) GitLab
12 4 (0.19%) InstallShield
12 4 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.15%) Gerrit
13 3 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.097%) Selenium
14 2 (0.097%) WebDriver
15 1 (0.048%) Hudson
General
1 526 (25.48%) Finance
2 130 (6.30%) Banking
3 108 (5.23%) Law
4 85 (4.12%) Financial Institution
5 79 (3.83%) Retail
6 74 (3.59%) Legal
7 67 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.60%) Back Office
9 30 (1.45%) Investment Banking
10 26 (1.26%) Marketing
11 25 (1.21%) Games
12 22 (1.07%) Publishing
13 17 (0.82%) Advertising
14 16 (0.78%) German Language
15 12 (0.58%) Billing
16 7 (0.34%) Japanese Language
17 6 (0.29%) Hebrew Language
17 6 (0.29%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.24%) French Language
18 5 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 436 (21.12%) Analyst
2 363 (17.59%) Support Engineer
3 278 (13.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 270 (13.08%) Support Analyst
5 235 (11.39%) IT Support
6 230 (11.14%) Administrator
7 229 (11.09%) Windows Engineer
8 170 (8.24%) Systems Engineer
9 169 (8.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 161 (7.80%) IT Engineer
11 142 (6.88%) Server Engineer
12 139 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
13 136 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
14 117 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
15 111 (5.38%) Technical Support
16 104 (5.04%) VMware Engineer
17 100 (4.84%) IT Analyst
17 100 (4.84%) IT Support Engineer
17 100 (4.84%) Windows Support Engineer
18 98 (4.75%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (4.65%) .NET
2 84 (4.07%) Web Services
3 30 (1.45%) Middleware
4 29 (1.41%) Software Packaging
5 27 (1.31%) HTML
6 26 (1.26%) ASP.NET
7 21 (1.02%) .NET Framework
8 20 (0.97%) CSS
9 19 (0.92%) XML
10 13 (0.63%) LAMP
11 10 (0.48%) AngularJS
11 10 (0.48%) WCF
12 9 (0.44%) 802.1X
13 8 (0.39%) POSIX
14 7 (0.34%) WSH
15 6 (0.29%) MDX
15 6 (0.29%) WPF
16 5 (0.24%) Ajax
16 5 (0.24%) Entity Framework
16 5 (0.24%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 196 (9.50%) Data Centre
2 176 (8.53%) Blackberry
3 140 (6.78%) Clustering
4 119 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 95 (4.60%) Replication
6 65 (3.15%) Computer Science
7 64 (3.10%) Management Information System
8 62 (3.00%) iPhone
9 55 (2.66%) PKI
10 53 (2.57%) EMC VNX
11 38 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
12 31 (1.50%) Hedge funds
13 30 (1.45%) iPad
14 25 (1.21%) Smartphone
15 22 (1.07%) Private Cloud
16 19 (0.92%) EqualLogic
17 17 (0.82%) Driving Licence
17 17 (0.82%) VCE vBlock
18 13 (0.63%) Fintech
18 13 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2064 (100.00%) Windows
2 1403 (67.97%) Windows Server
3 1300 (62.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 702 (34.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 643 (31.15%) Windows 7
6 423 (20.49%) Linux
7 259 (12.55%) Windows 8
8 159 (7.70%) Windows XP
9 134 (6.49%) Windows 10
10 132 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 117 (5.67%) Unix
12 58 (2.81%) Mac OS
12 58 (2.81%) Windows Vista
13 54 (2.62%) Mac OS X
14 53 (2.57%) Android
15 52 (2.52%) CentOS
16 38 (1.84%) Solaris
17 37 (1.79%) Apple iOS
18 34 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
19 28 (1.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (20.06%) ITIL
2 144 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 110 (5.33%) Migration
4 102 (4.94%) Service Management
5 98 (4.75%) Project Management
6 94 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 92 (4.46%) High Availability
8 86 (4.17%) Change Management
9 79 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
10 70 (3.39%) Incident Management
11 69 (3.34%) Server Virtualisation
12 65 (3.15%) Performance Tuning
13 63 (3.05%) Configuration Management
14 60 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
14 60 (2.91%) Investment Management
14 60 (2.91%) Kalman Filter
15 59 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
16 58 (2.81%) Change Control
17 57 (2.76%) DevOps
18 55 (2.66%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 462 (22.38%) SQL
2 375 (18.17%) PowerShell
3 92 (4.46%) Bash Shell
4 89 (4.31%) Perl
5 86 (4.17%) C
6 50 (2.42%) Python
7 38 (1.84%) VBScript
8 35 (1.70%) Java
9 34 (1.65%) C#
10 33 (1.60%) Ruby
10 33 (1.60%) VB
11 28 (1.36%) JavaScript
11 28 (1.36%) Korn
12 26 (1.26%) Shell Script
13 23 (1.11%) T-SQL
14 22 (1.07%) C++
15 18 (0.87%) Bourne shell
16 15 (0.73%) PHP
17 14 (0.68%) PL/SQL
18 13 (0.63%) AWK
Qualifications
1 372 (18.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 256 (12.40%) MCSE
3 186 (9.01%) Degree
4 140 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
5 132 (6.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 126 (6.10%) MCSA
7 114 (5.52%) CCNA
8 102 (4.94%) MCITP
9 73 (3.54%) MCP
10 65 (3.15%) Security Cleared
11 44 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
11 44 (2.13%) DV Cleared
12 39 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (1.45%) CCNP
13 30 (1.45%) SC Cleared
14 28 (1.36%) CCA
15 27 (1.31%) VCP5
16 26 (1.26%) MCTS
17 20 (0.97%) CISSP
18 19 (0.92%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (5.77%) SLA
2 21 (1.02%) QA
3 17 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.44%) SAS 70
5 5 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.19%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.15%) BS7799
7 3 (0.15%) COBIT
7 3 (0.15%) DICOM
7 3 (0.15%) HL7
8 1 (0.048%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.048%) ISO15022
8 1 (0.048%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.048%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1354 (65.60%) Active Directory
2 613 (29.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 392 (18.99%) Hyper-V
4 224 (10.85%) XenApp
5 199 (9.64%) vSphere
6 128 (6.20%) VMware ESX
7 91 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
7 91 (4.41%) XenDesktop
8 76 (3.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 73 (3.54%) Terminal Services
10 44 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
11 42 (2.03%) NFS
12 41 (1.99%) VMware Server
13 30 (1.45%) Xen
13 30 (1.45%) XenServer
14 28 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 27 (1.31%) DFS Replication
16 24 (1.16%) BitLocker
17 22 (1.07%) Firmware
18 19 (0.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 257 (12.45%) SCCM
2 178 (8.62%) SCOM
3 107 (5.18%) Backup Exec
4 69 (3.34%) Nagios
5 58 (2.81%) NetBackup
6 57 (2.76%) Puppet
7 41 (1.99%) WSUS
8 35 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
9 34 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
10 29 (1.41%) Ansible
11 28 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 27 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 24 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
14 23 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 22 (1.07%) HP SIM
16 21 (1.02%) vMotion
17 20 (0.97%) Icinga
18 15 (0.73%) Data Guard
19 14 (0.68%) Oracle Flashback
19 14 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1146 (55.52%) Microsoft
2 1012 (49.03%) VMware
3 494 (23.93%) Cisco
4 487 (23.59%) Citrix
5 291 (14.10%) HP
6 177 (8.58%) Dell
7 166 (8.04%) NetApp
8 144 (6.98%) Symantec
9 138 (6.69%) Red Hat
10 133 (6.44%) Oracle
11 120 (5.81%) EMC
12 83 (4.02%) Apple
13 72 (3.49%) Mitel
14 69 (3.34%) IBM
14 69 (3.34%) Veeam
15 68 (3.29%) Juniper
16 63 (3.05%) SolarWinds
17 57 (2.76%) CheckPoint
18 54 (2.62%) Intel Security
19 52 (2.52%) Remedy
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Spink and Son Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £20,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + 60K package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Networking People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + on going training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Economist
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus, Oncall, Overtime + Holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc...
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Health insurance + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago